Where to go ice skating in Maryland

IceSkatingIn the mood to go ice skating? It's the perfect wintertime activity for all ages, and there are plenty of indoor and outdoor ice rinks in the Annapolis, Baltimore and Washington D.C. area.

See our list of rinks below for places to go ice skating in Maryland or D.C., but be sure to double check websites or call rinks before heading out to make sure the times and prices have not changed.

Indoor ice rinks in Maryland

Navy Brigade Center Skating Rink, Annapolis
Public skating: $5-7. Skate rental, $3.
Hours vary; see website.
Brigade Sports Complex, 64 Greenbury Point Rd., Annapolis; 410-293-9700

Piney Orchard Ice Arena, Odenton
Public skating: $8 or $16 unlimited freestyle. Skate rentals $4.
Hours vary; see website.
Birthday parties, figure skating and hockey leagues available.
8781 Piney Orchard Pkwy., Odenton

Columbia Ice Rink, Columbia 
Public skating: $8 facility member, $9 nonmember; save $1 on weekdays. Skate rental $3.50. Family sessions $20 admission with $6 package skate rental. Package plan and memberships available.
Hours vary; see website.
5876 Thunder Hill Rd., Columbia; 410-730-0321

Bowie Ice Arena, Bowie
Public skating: $6 adults, $5.50 under age 16; family sessions $13. Skate rental, $3. DJ session, $9, includes skating, skates and a DJ.
Hours vary; see website.
3330 Northview Dr., Bowie; 301-809-3090

Gardens Ice House, Laurel
Public skating: $7.70 adults, $6.60 seniors and students. Skate rental, $4.15. Special holiday rates on website. Seasonal memberships and frequent skater discounts available.
Hours vary; see website.
13800 Old Gunpowder Rd., Laurel; 301-953-0100

Herbert Wells Ice Rink, College Park
Open end of October through April.
Public skating: $6 adults, $5 kids; residents save $1. Skate rental, $2 rental. Super Saver $5, includes skate rental.
Hours vary; see website.
5211 Campus Dr., College Park; 301-277-3717

Capital Clubhouse Ice Rink, Waldorf

Public skating: $7. Skate rental, $3. Get a discount with a 10-visit card.
Hours vary; see website.
3033 Waldorf Marketplace, Waldorf; 301-932-4348

Outdoor ice rinks in Maryland

Quiet Waters Ice Rink, Annapolis
Public skating: $6 adult, $5 for kids 12 and under and seniors, free for kids younger than 3. Skate rental, $3. Season passes are available. Only accepts cash or check. $6 per car to enter the park; free after 5:30pm. Season passes available.
Hours: Mon & Wed., Thurs., Fri, 1pm-9pm; Sat & Sun, 9am-9pm; 2-hour sessions start on the hour.
600 Quiet Waters Park Rd., Annapolis; 410-222-1711

Glen Burnie Town Center, Glen Burnie
Public skating: $8 adults and $7 younger than 12 and seniors. Skate rental, $3. Season passes and discount card available.
Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 1-9pm., closed 5-6pm Tuesdays for lessons; Fri., noon-10pm; Sat., 10am-10pm; Sun., 10am-7pm. Sessions are 2 hours starting on the hour. Open early November to mid-March. Extended hours during holidays, see website for details.
103 Crain Hwy., Glen Burnie; 410-590-5990

Pandora Ice Rink, Baltimore
Open November 10th to January 15th. 
Hours: Monday through Thursday: 12pm – 10pm, Friday: 12pm – 11pm, Saturday: 10am – 11pm, Sunday: 10am – 8pm
Extended holiday hours: December 23rd through January 1st: 10am to 11pm.
Special holiday hours: Thanksgiving Day: 1pm – 6pm, Day After Thanksgiving: 11am – 11pm, Christmas Eve: 11am – 5pm, Christmas Day: 1pm – 6pm, New Year’s Eve: 11:00am – 12:30am, New Year’s Day: 11am – 11pm, Martin Luther King Day: 11am – 8pm (Last day rink is open)
Baltimore Inner Harbor top of the Amphitheater

The Avenue at White Marsh

Hours: Mon.-Thurs. Noon-10 p.m., Fri. Noon-11 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Prices: $9 adults; $8 12 and younger. Skate rental $5.
8139 Honeygo Blvd., Nottingham, Md.
whitemarshiceskating.com

Rockville Town Square Outdoor Ice Skating

Hours: Mon.-Thurs. Noon-10 p.m., Fri. Noon-11 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Prices: $9 adults; $8 12 and younger. Skate rental $5.
rockvilleiceskating.com

Silver Spring Ice Skating at Veterans Plaza

Hours: Sun. 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Mon.-Thurs. Noon-10 p.m.; Fri. Noon-midnight; Sat. 10 a.m.-midnight
8523 Fenton St. Silver Spring, 301-588-1221
SilverSpringIceSkating.com

National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden Ice Rink, Washington, D.C.
Public skating: $9 adults; $8 ages 12 and younger, students with ID, and skaters over 50. Skate rental, $3.50. Season passes available.
Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 10am-9pm; Fri., 10am-11pm; Sat., 11am-11pm; Sun., 11am-9pm. Two-hour sessions starting on the hour.
Open mid-November to mid-March, weather allowing. Free parking on Madison Drive weekends with three-hour limit weekdays. Meters on Constitution Avenue and 7th street; also accessible via Metro.
On the National Mall at 7th Street and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, D.C.; 212-216-9397

Canal Park, Washington, D.C.
Public skating: $9 adults, $8 military, kids and seniors. Skate rental, $5. Season and 10-visit passes available.
Hours: Mon. - Thurs. noon-10pm; Fri. noon-11pm; Sat. 10am-11pm; Sun. 10am-10pm. Extended holiday hours, see website for details. All public school holidays 10am-11pm.
200 M Street, SE, Washington, D.C.; 202-554-6051

Washington Harbor Ice Rink, Georgetown
Public skating: $10 adults; $9 kids, military and seniors. Skate rental, $6. Season and 10-visit passes available.
Hours: Mon. & Tues., noon-7pm; Wed. & Thurs., noon-9pm; Fri., noon-10pm; Sat., 10am-10pm; and Sun., 10am-7pm.
Weekly skating events including 2-for-1 admission Tuesdays, Cartoon Skate Saturdays 10am-noon and more.
Open mid-November to March.
Parking garage at 3000 K St., NW, 202-706-7666

Pentagon Row Skating Plaza
Hours: Sun. 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Mon.-Thurs. Noon-10 p.m.; Fri. Noon-11 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-11 p.m.
1201 S. Joyce St. Arlington, Va.
pentagonrowskating.com

Updated November 2017

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